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My 2003 Ford Explorer just stops running as I am driving down the road. No spits or sputters, it just quits. After a few minutes it will start again. I've had it to the Ford garage, but they tell me they can't diagnois the problem unless they see it happen. So I have no hope from them. Can you help? Thank you

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SOURCE: 1997 Ford Escort losses power

Do you have a blown head gasket? Just a guess. If you do this is one of the symptoms. You may have some coolant in your oil. Check your inside the valve cover for water by looking in through the oil cap.

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fuel pump or filter

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SOURCE: 1996 Ford Explorer engine sputters

after you replaced the fuel pump did you replace the fuel filter also check out the EGR valve and all vacuum lines especially the one behind the throttle body

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SOURCE: 1998 Ford Explorer will not start when hot

Sounds like the choke is getting stuck. It's an electric choke. So, clean it and its linkages. Also, check the vacuum for leaks. With 123K, I'd start with a cleaning.

Posted on May 02, 2009

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